Dana DePietro

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Dana is the Associate Director for FirstCarbon Solutions. He has more than 16 years of experience in all aspects of cultural resources management, including prehistoric and historic archaeology, paleontology, materials conservation, history of art and architecture, and community engagement.

Recent Posts

Leveraging Cultural Resources Management to Mitigate Risk

Projects with potential cultural or historic significance may hold unidentified resources that are not uncovered until late in the development process. These projects require additional attention and consideration by a cultural resources management team. 

Understanding Tribal Consultation Requirements under AB 52

In June 2017, the CA Governor’s Office of Planning and Research issued a technical advisory which provides guidelines for consultation with California’s Native American tribes under the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) following the enactment of Assembly Bill 52.

Staying Safe While Conducting Essential Fieldwork During the COVID-19 Pandemic

With the rise of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the U.S. and globally, we at FirstCarbon Solutions (FCS) are working hard to ensure the health and safety of our staff and clients, and remain committed to helping mitigate the risk and spread of COVID-19 in the communities in which we live and work.


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